So, on my todo list. Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and Logged stevejohnson1958 Guest Re: Excel starts a Windows Installer Instance « Reply #6 on: July 07, 2008, 03:28:52 AM » It is possible that CCleaner could have been the culprit here.Best http://speciii.com/windows-installer/windows-installer-error-1603-excel.html
Go to Control panel>program and features tomake sure only one version of Office is installed in your machine. Using Windows XP, SP 3 and Office 2003 This machine has worked fine until yesterday. I have this same installer popping up with several programs I try to open (ie. Solution The version of MSXML on your computer might be out of date.
Windows installer pops up when I use Word or Excel This is a discussion on Windows installer pops up when I use Word or Excel within the Microsoft Office support forums, Very compatible and exchanges files with others. How the MacBook Pro's Touch Bar works The MacBook Pro now has a digital function bar that's actually a dynamic screen.
All they say in the readme.txt that I received with the laptop: don't re-install from those disks: they will format the hard drive and re-install the lot that was on it Top of Page Logged on as administrator Error message You must be logged on as an administrator to run this product. Marked as answer by Shaun Toole Tuesday, November 12, 2013 2:11 PM Tuesday, November 12, 2013 2:11 PM Reply | Quote All replies 0 Sign in to vote Hi Did you The Windows Installer Service Could Not Be Accessed. This Can Occur If The Windows Installer Is Not Could this have been engineered to sell Office 365 as the easiest cure?
But only on the machines that run MS Office. Windows Installer Service Could Not Be Accessed Windows 10 So please don't send me any nasty messages if you happen to screw anything up. How can I contact Microsoft for more help? https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/324516 But all I want to do is to let the installer read off a file.-> If you can't do this, please take it to someone that will.Or install open office.It's a
May end up back with Win 7 but going to try and figure this out first. Windows Installer Service Could Not Be Accessed Xp It runs multiple times when I start Outlook, but only once when I start Excel or Word. Hope this works. I inherited this computer from my former employer in lieu back pay so I do not have the original install discs.
READ MORE © CBS Interactive Inc. / All Rights Reserved. Needless to say, this fixed the problem. Windows Installer Service Could Not Be Accessed Windows 7 If Yes selected (safe mode), Excel can start stable, else (normal Excel)the infernal cycle of W7 restarts takes a life of its own making the machine hardly usable. Windows Installer Not Working Windows 7 Double click on "CDCache" and change the value to 0.
I tried repairing it, which did not help. http://speciii.com/windows-installer/windows-installer-error-when-opening-excel.html Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Not an HP problem, I too have this problem with MS FrontPage by kjnorm2000 / December 1, 2015 5:17 PM PST In On the readme.txt that I received it states that if you use the recovery CD it will wipe/format your hard disk. Hi, Mark!Thank you for joining!You got some of it right: my actual DVD/CD drive is not busted!The "Windows Installer" pops up when I click on the short cut to Excel or Windows Installer Service Could Not Be Accessed Windows 8
Try running Setup again. Windows Defender seems to create one restoration point daily now - so the older ones got dropped off the list? Since we own a license for Office 365, I uninstalled Office 2010 and installed the newer software. weblink Upgrade to the latest service pack if necessary, and then try again.
The only other thing I can recall that may be related was installing update to Adobe Flash Player which I have uninstalled after reading elsewhere that may be the cause. Error 1719 Windows Installer Service Could Not Be Accessed Proffitt Forum moderator / September 18, 2006 12:12 AM PDT In reply to: Windows Installer pops up when I try to open Excel We've seen that from both virus/nasty and for Very VERY Awkward Wireless ISP Computer not connecting to Phone load needed DLLs for kernel Card for ASUS M5A88-M Locked out of Windows - Auto...
Thank you!!!Helga Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Yes it happens all the time at the office. Privacy statement © 2016 Microsoft. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Windows Installer pops up when I try to open Excel by redfoxennis / September 18, 2006 12:06 AM PDT In reply to: Windows Installer Is Not Correctly Installed What I have found is by cancelling the installer several times it will eventually open the program you ask for!
I said in my question for help that the CD?DVD? (don't know, what they are!!) that came with the HP notebook may not work because 1 idiot put sticky tape across How can we improve it? And I would like to find out what is causing it and how to get it sorted.If I simply go and install "open office" I still leave that "thing" playing with http://speciii.com/windows-installer/windows-installer-error-1635-excel.html I shouldn't have done in the quick way I did it as it got far worse: Now, a second nearly blocking issue: 1)Word works (in SP1) 2) Excel when launched in
If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). I hope you don't mind me joining in Bob.I don't see any reference in the member's comments about her CD or CD/DVD drive being broken. Click-to-Run requires Internet access. Regards, JK. « can't open excel from desktop | Could not open xlsx file » Thread Tools Show Printable Version Download Thread Search this Thread Advanced Search Posting Rules You
If you can't find the file(s) on the first CD, do the same with the second. It looks for a file called "PROPLUS.MSI".According to the readme.txt when you put in the Recovery CD's they will format the C section of the hard disk. I have just started to research this problem myself as this is the only PC (Toshiba Satellite) that had several programs on it when I completed the upgrade. Instead, it is a new way of delivering and updating the programs with which you are already familiar.
If it was the CDs I missed that entirely. This first issue was not blocking but annoying (waste of time at each launch). HP/Microsoft are very clever! Which eventually will have to be fixed.
Another note is that if I go to Office and open FrontPage it opens just fine and is fully installed.What I have found is by cancelling the installer several times it